The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control manages the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program, a a nutrition program that provides health education, healthy foods, breastfeeding support, and other services free of charge to South Carolina families who qualify.

Recent Submissions

  • Embracing motherhood : human milk for human babies 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2019-03)
    This brochure tells of the benefits of breastfeeding for both the mother and baby.
  • Calorie boosters for weight gain and growth 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2019-03)
    If your child is losing weight or failing to gain weight, this sheet gives ideas to help improve their eating, growth and weight gain. Included are high calorie milkshake recipes and ideas.
  • Vendor handbook 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2019-02)
    This manual explains the WIC Program vendor responsibilities. Topics covered are: competitive pricing and peer groups, definitions for WIC vendors, DHEC regional map, vendor price surveys, how to become a South Carolina ...
  • Mamas que ayudan a mamas : conozca a su orientadora de lactancia WIC 

    South Carolina WIC; United States Department of Agriculture (South Carolina State Library, 2019-02)
    Peer counselors provide basic breastfeeding information and support for WIC mothers, contact mothers regularly during pregnancy,the early days of breastfeeding, and until the mother chooses to wean her baby, refers non-WIC ...
  • Moms helping moms : meet your WIC breastfeeding peer counselor 

    South Carolina WIC; United States Department of Agriculture (South Carolina State Library, 2019-02)
    Peer counselors provide basic breastfeeding information and support for WIC mothers, contact mothers regularly during pregnancy, the early days of breastfeeding, and until the mother chooses to wean her baby, refers non-WIC ...
  • WIC's circle of care for breastfeeding mothers : how peer counselors help 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2018-08)
    Peer counselors provide basic breastfeeding information and support for WIC mothers, contact mothers regularly during pregnancy,the early days of breastfeeding, and until the mother chooses to wean her baby, refers non-WIC ...
  • Conceptos basicos sobre lactancia materna para los padres : respuestas a sus preguntas sobre lactancia materna 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2018-08)
    This brochure, printed in Spanish, answers the questions: Why is breastfeeding the healthiest option for my baby? ; What other benefits does breastfeeding provide? ; How can I support breastfeeding?
  • Conceptos basicos sobre lactancia materna para las abuelas : respuestas a sus preguntas sobre lactancia materna 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2018-08)
    This brochure, printed in Spanish, answers the questions: Why is breastfeeding the healthiest option for my grandchild? ; What other benefits does breastfeeding provide? ; How much milk does my grandchild need? ; How can ...
  • Breastfeeding basics for dads : your breastfeeding questions answered  

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2019-01)
    This brochure answers the questions: Why is breastfeeding the healthiest option for my baby? ; What other benefits does breastfeeding provide? ; How can I support breastfeeding?
  • Breastfeeding basics for grandmas : your breastfeeding questions answered 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2019)
    This brochure answers the questions: Why is breastfeeding the healthiest option for my grandchild? ; What other benefits does breastfeeding provide? ; How much milk does my grandchild need? ; How can I support breastfeeding?
  • Guía de la tarjeta eWIC de Carolina del Sur 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2018-12)
    This brochure, printed in Spanish, explains how to use the WIC credit card.
  • Uso de sustancias : riesgos para usted y su familia 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2018-12)
    This paper, printed in Spanish, gives a listing of drugs, alcohol and tobacco and tells what their street names are called, if they are safe for pregnant women and for women who are lactating.
  • WIC in review 2017-2018 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2018-12)
    This is a recap of what WIC has done in 2018.
  • Vitamin D the sunshine vitamin 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2018-11)
    This sheet, printed in English and Spanish, discusses vitamin D and gives sources of the vitamin and the daily recommended amounts for different age groups.
  • South Carolina eWIC card guide 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2018-11)
    This brochure explains how to use the WIC credit card.
  • Rethink your child's drink 

    South Carolina WIC Program (South Carolina State Library, 2018-10)
    Healthy eating includes all foods and beverages. Many beverages contain added sugar and have no nutritional value. Before you serve your child a beverage, stop and think if it’s healthy, is it the right portion size, and ...
  • Food guide 

    South Carolina WIC Program (South Carolina State Library, 2018-08)
    This brochure in English and Spanish explains the South Carolina WIC Program, describing what foods are and aren't allowed and how to use WIC checks.
  • Feed your future South Carolina 

    South Carolina WIC Program (South Carolina State Library, 2018-07)
    This shows how WIC can help and who it can help. Also included are WIC income eligibility guidelines.
  • WIC is coming to YOU! 

    South Carolina WIC Program (South Carolina State Library, 2018-07)
    The new WIC mobile unit can provide full WIC services in a convenient location for you and your family in a shorter time and without sitting in a waiting room! Mothers of infants and children ages 1-5 and pregnant and ...
  • Your baby is always listening. Are you talking? 

    South Carolina WIC Program (South Carolina State Library, 2018-04)
    Little brains need lots of loving words to grow and thrive. Just like a baby needs good food to grow a healthy body, they also need good words to grow a healthy brain. All you have to do is talk, interact, and engage ...

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